Chinese food, television, and family fights in the back of the car.
I’m engaged to a non-Jew. We plan to build a Jewish family, even if it won’t look exactly like the one I grew up in.
As the new year brings resolutions to get in shape, an illustrated memoir of my quest to find the right fitness program
The first female rabbi was ordained 40 years ago. Now my Florida synagogue welcomes a woman to its pulpit.
On the annual trip to visit mom, I fought with her, my boyfriend almost drowned, and I didn’t want to leave
An illustrator gets affianced and her thoughts zoom from wanting an engagement ring to worrying it symbolizes that she’ll be her man’s property
When an old frenemy gets back in touch, it raises the point crucial to Yom Kippur: Forgiveness doesn’t always fix everything, and that’s fine.
From setting crumbs on fire to the awkwardness of eating a matzoh-and-salami sandwich, an illustrator recounts her family’s weird and wonderful Passover traditions
From Northern California to the Lower East Side and back again: An illustrator goes on a circuitous, emotional, and ultimately satisfying search for a well-fitting bra
An illustrated look at Torah theft and Torah protection
An illustrated remembrance of cartooning legend Harvey Pekar
In the final installment of her illustrated memoir, a cartoonist considers her future
An illustrated memoir of Hanukkah, materialism, and materials
R. Crumb, Genesis, feminism, and history in the latest chapter of an illustrated memoir
Mud-bathing with mom, in the latest chapter of an illustrated memoir
From the archives: An illustrated remembrance of High Holidays past
An illustrated remembrance of halcyon days at fat camp
An illustrated look at a lifetime of jobs
How did we get so anxious?
Young and restless at the Palm Beach Jewish Film Festival
The stomach churning persistence of the Jewish day school experience
Giving it all up for California
Esther marries indie rock royalty
The frenetic, hormonally charged days before a bat mitzvah